Ben Windsor

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

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Director: Woody Allen; Release date: 6 February

The critic Joe Queenan recently described Woody Allen's career as a "corpse that has been awaiting interment for years".

With each new release, increasing numbers of critics and audiences have come to the same conclusion. Things have got so bad that two of his films in the last decade - Hollywood Ending and Scoop - were not even given a release in British cinemas.

But some people are still eager to see the latest Woody Allen. The French and Spanish markets in particular have enabled him to keep turning a small profit.


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